Upcoming Events
5:30 p.m.
Sam is a trombone student of Chris Van Hof, assistant professor of music performance (trombone). Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Orchestra musicians performing on stageThe Campus Orchestra, an ensemble comprised of students from across campus, is led by graduate student conductors. Free and open to the public.
9 a.m.
Third in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from April 24th- 28th. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.
5:30 p.m.
Hahn Recital Hall with pianoPerformances by musicians of all ages and levels who study music with a Ball State University faculty member or student teacher. Sponsored by the Ball State Collegiate Chapter of Music Teachers National Association (MTNA). Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Sam is a percussion student of Braham Dembar, assistant professor of music performance (percussion). Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
This recital features student brass chamber groups that have worked together during the semester. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
A violist performing on stageThis recital will feature students of Katrin Meidell, assistant professor of music performance (viola). Free and open to the public.
9 a.m.
Third in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from April 24th- 28th. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.
5:30 p.m.
Max is a cello student of Peter Opie, associate professor of cello. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Micah is a voice student of Kathleen Maurer, associate professor of voice. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Members of a concert band performing on stageGraduate and doctoral students conduct this all-student ensemble as it performs traditional and contemporary concert band repertoire representing a variety of music styles and periods. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office.
7:30 p.m.
Cinderella: A BalletThe classic fairy tale comes to life through dance, music, costumes, and lights. Set to the famous musical composition by Sergei Prokofiev, this dazzling ballet features Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother and the Fairies of the Four Seasons who help Cinderella overcome her mean-spirited stepsisters and find her Prince.
9 a.m.
Third in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from April 24th- 28th. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.
7:30 p.m.
A clarinetist performing on stageThe Ball State New Music Ensemble is dedicated to performing chamber and solo music of the past thirty years, along with classics of the earlier 20th-century. It features a diversity of musical styles from all over the globe, as well as new works by faculty and student composers at Ball State. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Cinderella: A BalletThe classic fairy tale comes to life through dance, music, costumes, and lights. Set to the famous musical composition by Sergei Prokofiev, this dazzling ballet features Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother and the Fairies of the Four Seasons who help Cinderella overcome her mean-spirited stepsisters and find her Prince.
9 a.m.
Third in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from April 24th- 28th. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.
3:30 p.m.
Join us in the Asian Art gallery most Fridays at 3:30 pm for a soothing, end of the week meditation.
5:30 p.m.
members of the viola choirThe Ball State University Viola Choir is an award-winning ensemble that was founded by professor Katrin Meidell in 2013. The group plays arranged and original music that spans from the Baroque era to recently composed works. Free and open to the public.
6 p.m.
A free campus and community event at the David Owsley Museum of Art
6:30 p.m.
Undiscovered WorldsThis program explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered thousands of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7:30 p.m.
Cinderella: A BalletThe classic fairy tale comes to life through dance, music, costumes, and lights. Set to the famous musical composition by Sergei Prokofiev, this dazzling ballet features Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother and the Fairies of the Four Seasons who help Cinderella overcome her mean-spirited stepsisters and find her Prince.
9 a.m.
Third in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from April 24th- 28th. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.
10 a.m.
A female harpist performingThis recital will feature the students of Elizabeth Richter, professor of harp. Free and open to the public.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a docent-guided tour in the David Owsley Museum of Art galleries.
2:30 p.m.
Cinderella: A BalletThe classic fairy tale comes to life through dance, music, costumes, and lights. Set to the famous musical composition by Sergei Prokofiev, this dazzling ballet features Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother and the Fairies of the Four Seasons who help Cinderella overcome her mean-spirited stepsisters and find her Prince.
6:30 p.m.
Undiscovered WorldsThis program explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered thousands of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7:30 p.m.
Cinderella: A BalletThe classic fairy tale comes to life through dance, music, costumes, and lights. Set to the famous musical composition by Sergei Prokofiev, this dazzling ballet features Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother and the Fairies of the Four Seasons who help Cinderella overcome her mean-spirited stepsisters and find her Prince.
8 p.m.
Undiscovered WorldsThis program explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered thousands of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
1 p.m.
A percussionist performing during a concertPercussion Ensemble II is under the direction of graduate assistant Evan Moore. The percussion ensembles are coordinated by Braham Dembar, assistant professor of music performance (percussion). Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
Members of the Statesmen choir performing on stageThe choral ensembles perform several concerts each semester offering repertoire from around the world and across the centuries. This concert will feature Leonard Bernstein’s “Chichester Psalms.” Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office.
7:15 p.m.
Digital Literature Review Launch Gala
9 a.m.
Fourth in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from Tuesday May 1st through Saturday May 5th at 4 pm, open the afternoon after commencement. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.
9 a.m.
Fourth in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from Tuesday May 1st through Saturday May 5th at 4 pm, open the afternoon after commencement. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.
9 a.m.
Fourth in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from Tuesday May 1st through Saturday May 5th at 4 pm, open the afternoon after commencement. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.
9 a.m.
Fourth in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from Tuesday May 1st through Saturday May 5th at 4 pm, open the afternoon after commencement. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.
9 a.m.
Fourth in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from Tuesday May 1st through Saturday May 5th at 4 pm, open the afternoon after commencement. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.
5 p.m.
Art in Bloom 2018 begins with a fundraiser event at 5 p.m. May 18. The floral arrangements will be on view for the public May 19-20 during normal open hours, 1:30-4:30 p.m.
1:30 p.m.
Art in Bloom floral arrangements will be on view for the public May 19-20 during normal open hours.
1:30 p.m.
Art in Bloom floral arrangements will be on view for the public May 19-20 during normal open hours.
6:30 p.m.
Into the DarknessPeople often peer into the darkness of the night sky and wonder what is there. These seemingly dark regions are actually filled with nebulae, star clusters, and other galaxies. Come learn how to navigate the sky by using bright stars and constellations, and discover what fascinating objects exist deep in space.
6:30 p.m.
Into the DarknessPeople often peer into the darkness of the night sky and wonder what is there. These seemingly dark regions are actually filled with nebulae, star clusters, and other galaxies. Come learn how to navigate the sky by using bright stars and constellations, and discover what fascinating objects exist deep in space.
6:30 p.m.
Into the DarknessPeople often peer into the darkness of the night sky and wonder what is there. These seemingly dark regions are actually filled with nebulae, star clusters, and other galaxies. Come learn how to navigate the sky by using bright stars and constellations, and discover what fascinating objects exist deep in space.
6:30 p.m.
Tombaugh's PlanetIn 1930, after years of searching, a Kansas farm boy discovered Planet X. This object as later renamed Pluto. This program tells of Clyde Tombaugh’s remarkable achievement and the amazing discoveries made when the New Horizons space probe beamed to Earth the first close-up images of this small frozen world.
6:30 p.m.
Tombaugh's PlanetIn 1930, after years of searching, a Kansas farm boy discovered Planet X. This object as later renamed Pluto. This program tells of Clyde Tombaugh’s remarkable achievement and the amazing discoveries made when the New Horizons space probe beamed to Earth the first close-up images of this small frozen world.
6:30 p.m.
Tombaugh's PlanetIn 1930, after years of searching, a Kansas farm boy discovered Planet X. This object as later renamed Pluto. This program tells of Clyde Tombaugh’s remarkable achievement and the amazing discoveries made when the New Horizons space probe beamed to Earth the first close-up images of this small frozen world.
6:30 p.m.
Planet 9In July 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft gave us our first close look at Pluto.The New Horizons flyby was big news, and the pictures it sent back to Earth reveal a world far more complex than anyone realized. Follow Mike Brown and his team at CalTech as they uncover dwarf worlds whose orbits take them deep into the far reaches of the Solar System. Is there a new planet beyond these distant objects? Join us on the hunt!
6:30 p.m.
Planet 9In July 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft gave us our first close look at Pluto.The New Horizons flyby was big news, and the pictures it sent back to Earth reveal a world far more complex than anyone realized. Follow Mike Brown and his team at CalTech as they uncover dwarf worlds whose orbits take them deep into the far reaches of the Solar System. Is there a new planet beyond these distant objects? Join us on the hunt!
6:30 p.m.
Planet 9In July 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft gave us our first close look at Pluto.The New Horizons flyby was big news, and the pictures it sent back to Earth reveal a world far more complex than anyone realized. Follow Mike Brown and his team at CalTech as they uncover dwarf worlds whose orbits take them deep into the far reaches of the Solar System. Is there a new planet beyond these distant objects? Join us on the hunt!
6:30 p.m.
Peter PanNever Never Land has never been so real! Jaw-dropping acts with actors, singers, dancers, and acrobats to tell the story of the boy who never grew up. Based on the story by James M. Barrie, and brought to you by creator Hanoch Rosen.